Castor oil, one of the most useful base or carrier oils, is a powerful moisturizing and conditioning agent. It is helpful for more than just hair, skin, and nails; it also nourishes the scalp and lips, maintains healthy cuticles, promotes the growth of eyebrows and eyelashes, and fights skin illnesses like ringworm and dandruff. Without the use of heat or chemicals, Tastani castor oil for hair is cold-pressed from the highest grade castor seeds and is 100% pure, natural, and cold-pressed. The oil is free of additives, pollutants, and hazardous compounds like mineral oils, silicones, etc. and is suitable for all skin and hair types.
When blood circulation is improved after massaging cold-pressed castor oil on the scalp, the hair follicles open and make hair stronger from the roots. It nourishes hair and protects against microbes.
The ricinoleic acid in the cold-pressed castor oil balances the pH level of the scalp and its antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal properties treat the scalp from dandruff.
Castor oil increases the strength of hair and protects it from breakage, split ends and hair fall. Cold-pressed castor oil penetrates the hair and makes it thicker. It is also used as a natural conditioner.
Castor oil when taken orally is broken down in the small intestine and releases ricinoleic acid. After the ricinoleic acid is absorbed by the intestine it causes a laxative effect and increases bowel movements. But castor oil is considered safe in small doses. Taking a large amount of castor oil can cause abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea
Castor oil has labour-inducing properties. It is advised to be taken during late-term or the last term of pregnancy. Taking castor oil causes spasms in the intestines and stimulates the bowels as well as vagal nerve. It irritates the uterus and makes it contract. It is also said that taking castor oil makes it easy to deliver the baby.
Cold-pressed castor oil has anti-inflammatory properties. Hence, when applied on the arthritic area it relieves pain effectively. Warm castor oil can be applied topically or castor oil pack also works effectively to treat the arthritic pain.
The natural antifungal and antibacterial properties of cold-pressed castor oil prevent skin from acne and lighten scars. Its SPF value also protects the skin from sunburn. When you massage the oil on the affected areas of your skin it stimulates the blood flow while providing relief from irritation.
Promotes wound healing : Castor oil forms a barrier between the wound and the external environment to prevent it from getting infected. The oil also benefits by stimulating the growth of new cells and decreasing the dryness of the skin.
Smoothens the aging skin : Massaging cold-pressed castor oil on a clean face can delay the signs of aging. It makes a protective layer on the skin and prevents the water loss of skin while keeping the skin moisture intact.
Treats genital warts : Castor oil is used as a natural remedy for genital warts, ringworms and similar skin conditions. Applying castor oil on warts regularly for two or more weeks can make the wart fall off.